Faculty of Law

Faculty of Law

An Introduction to the Faculty of Law, Tribhuvan University

Tribhuvan University (T.U.) was established in 1959 AD. The Faculty of Law is one of the oldest faculties of T.U. which was established in 1959 AD as an Institute of Law and it was renamed as the Faculty of Law in 1974 AD.However, the Law College was established in 1954 AD with offering LL.B courses with an affiliation to Patna University of India. After establishment of T.U., the Law College came under the T.U.The Faculty of Law is located at Exhibition Road, Kathmandu in the downtown of Kathmandu Metropolitan City.


The Faculty of Law, T.U. has following basic objective:

  • To produce medium and high level legal manpower to fulfill the demand in all sectors of the nation;
  • To produce man powerfor legal profession and academics; and
  • To produce man power for legal research.

Our Programs

Ph.D (Doctor of Philosophy)

This programme started in 1999 AD at this Faculty. There are nine universities in the country but no other universities except this Faculty offer Ph.Dprogramme in law. By now (1999-2014)…...

LL.M (Master of Laws) – 3 Years

This is one of the special programmes offered by the Faculty of Law, T.U. This programme is offered at Nepal Law Campus only since 2012 AD. The person who desires…...

LL.B(Bachelor of Laws)

LL.B is a three yearsprogramme for having bachelor’s degree in any discipline. This programme is offered in all six constituent campuses and one affiliated campus named RajendraKhetan College. There is…...

LL.M(Master of Laws)– 2 Years

This programme is a regular programme of Tribhuvan University. This programme started in 1997 AD in Nepal Law Campus. The person who has Bachelor’s Degree in law is qualified to…...

B.A.LL.B (Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Laws)

This is a five years and an integrated double degree programme started in 2010 AD. This is one of the special programmes of the Faculty of Law. Ten plus two…...